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  1. Encyclopedia of Post-Colonial Literatures in English

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Eugene Benson, L.W. Conolly

    Post-Colonial Literatures in English, together with English Literature and American Literature, form one of the three major groupings of literature in English, and, as such, are widely studied around the world. Their significance derives from the richness and variety of experience which they...

    Published February 3rd 2005 by Routledge

  2. The New North American Studies

    Culture, Writing and the Politics of Re/Cognition

    By Winfried Siemerling

    Winner of the English Book Award, Grand Prix du Livre 2006 de la Ville de Sherbrooke. In this original and groundbreaking study, Winfried Siemerling examines the complexities of recognition and identity, rejecting previous nationalized thinking to approach North American cultural transformations...

    Published October 20th 2004 by Routledge

  3. The Location of Culture

    2nd Edition

    By Homi K. Bhabha

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Rethinking questions of identity, social agency and national affiliation, Bhabha provides a working, if controversial, theory of cultural hybridity - one that goes far beyond previous attempts by others. In The Location of Culture, he uses concepts such as mimicry, interstice, hybridity, and...

    Published August 31st 2004 by Routledge

  4. Postcolonial London

    Rewriting the Metropolis

    By John McLeod

    London's histories of migration and settlement and the resulting diverse, hybrid communities have engendered new forms of social and cultural activity reflected in a wealth of novels, poems, films and songs. Postcolonial London explores the imaginative transformation of the city by African, Asian,...

    Published August 4th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Writing Across Worlds

    Contemporary Writers Talk

    Edited by Susheila Nasta

    Writing Across Worlds brings together a selection of interviews with major international writers previously featured in the pages of the magazine. Conducted by a wide constituency of distinguished critics, writers and journalists, the interviews offer a unique insight into the views and work of a...

    Published July 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  6. White Mythologies

    2nd Edition

    By Robert J.C. Young

    In 1990, Robert Young's White Mythologies set out to question the very concepts of history and the West. Is it possible, he asked, to write history that avoids the trap of Eurocentrism? Is history simply a Western myth? His reflections on these topics provided some of the most important new...

    Published May 26th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Fictions of the Black Atlantic in American Foundational Literature

    By Gesa Mackenthun

    Series: Routledge Transnational Perspectives on American Literature

    This book is a significant contribution to existing research on the themes of race and slavery in the founding literature of the United States. It extends the boundaries of existing research by locating race and slavery within a transnational and 'oceanic' framework. The author applies critical...

    Published May 12th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Postcolonial Studies

    A Materialist Critique

    By Benita Parry

    This powerful selection of essays proposes practices of reading and criticism to make the field of postcolonial studies more fully attentive to historical circumstances and socio-material conditions. Benita Parry points to 'directions and dead ends' in the discipline she has helped to shape, with a...

    Published April 14th 2004 by Routledge

  9. The Postcolonial Jane Austen

    Edited by You-Me Park, Rajeswari Sunder Rajan

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    This volume offers a unique contribution to both postcolonial studies and Austen scholarship by: * examining the texts to illumine nineteenth century attitudes to colonialism and the expanding Empire* revealing a new range of interpretations of Austen's work, each shaped by the critic's particular...

    Published March 24th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Women and the Irish Diaspora

    By Breda Gray

    Series: Transformations

    Women and the Irish Diaspora looks at the changing nature of national and cultural belonging both among women who have left Ireland and those who remain. It identifies new ways of thinking about Irish modernity by looking specifically at women's lives and their experiences of migration and diaspora...

    Published November 19th 2003 by Routledge